Stories about Sport

Jun 09 2017

Warriors stun Cavaliers in 118-113 win, take 3-0 Finals lead

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James reacts during the second half against the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Wednes...

Jun 09 2017

Where to watch Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final in Middle Tennessee

But instead of one person, it was five. The vibe inside PPG Paints Arena for Game 5 on Thursday night figures to be more anxious than anticipatory after the Predators ...

Jun 09 2017

Draymond Green calls Cavaliers fans 'just rude' after mother's altercation

His mother is not one to back down from confrontation, or to watch a game without speaking her mind. ". They trash talk and you trash talk back. We ALL APOLOGIZED-NO WOR...

Jun 09 2017

Rookie, goalie help Predators tie series

It worked two games in Pittsburgh and Nashville returned the favor in what was an impressive back-to-back wins in Smashville. After Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, a...

Jun 09 2017

BMW PGA Championship power rankings

OFFALY'S SHANE LOWRY got his BMW PGA Championship off to an excellent start today with a four-under first round 68 at Wentworth . The alternative is to attempt to qu...

Jun 09 2017

LeBron James got away with groin kick, shove during Game 3

Curry, who has benefited more than any other player by Durant's arrival and is healthy in these Finals, added 13 rebounds and six assists. James was equally spectacular...

Jun 09 2017

Kohli urges India to build on Pakistan Champions Trophy rout

If Angelo, Sri Lanka's best batsman and captain, is deemed unavailable for this vital clash, it could severely hamper the team's chances of winning against India . "He...

Jun 09 2017

England, Bangladesh to lock horns in Champions Trophy opener today

Coming in with a massive victory of 240 runs over neighbours Bangladesh , team India will have the momentum on their side and will hope to continue their record agains...

Jun 09 2017

Isner down one set in suspended French Open tennis match

Why does it matter? 'What's the big deal?' he asked. I don't get it! He said: "I already congratulated him with past results". What do you want me to do? Play has b...

Jun 09 2017

Brook will face Spence Jr. in front of his hometown fans

The repeated pounding of Spence's jab caused Brook's left eye to close and he couldn't see as the fight wound down. "This is going to be one of the fights of the year"....

Jun 09 2017

French Open 2017: Studio analysis: Defeat raises many questions for Novak Djokovic

Did he give up in the last set? What has happened to his once-impervious play? Does he need a break from the grind of the tour? The Spaniard is the odds-on favourite to...

Jun 09 2017

Dodt leads EPGA golf event by one shot

Alex Noren eagled the 72nd hole to set a new clubhouse record and win the BMW PGA Championship by three shots, equalling the biggest final-round comeback with Rory M...

Jun 09 2017

Five ways Real Madrid can ensure their domination continues

Ronaldo played a pivotal role in Madrid's success, bringing back-to-back titles to the Spanish giants and he said afterwards that there is plenty of life and more trop...

Jun 09 2017

Brittany Force wins NHRA New England Nationals

Enders won for the first time this season and 22nd time overall. Force had a 3.686-second run at 331.36 miles per hour during the second qualifying session. "It's so aw...

Jun 09 2017

United turn to Morata as Griezmann stays put

The two clubs then took their cases to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, who upheld a ban on Atlético registering new players in this transfer window. But he has now ...

Jun 09 2017

Jose leaving Griezmann deal to Woodward

Griezmann has been strongly linked with a move to Manchester United , with the odds on the transfer only improving after United's Europa League win guaranteed them Ch...

Jun 09 2017

Dominic Thiem preparing for 'toughest match' against Rafael Nadal

Djokovic beat Andy Murray in the final previous year to win his first ever French Open title and picked up €2 million (£1.73m) in prize money in the process. "It's th...

Jun 09 2017

LeBron James moves up on Forbes' list of top paid athletes

The Thunder were very competitive despite the 4-1 finish and despite being an underdog, and only LeBron James' singular excellence kept Oklahoma City from winning a c...

Jun 09 2017

Ivanisevic: 'Mentally weak' Nishikori won't beat Murray

Murray, a notoriously slow starter, was sluggish in the early going on Wednesday against the diminutive but aggressive Japanese No. 8 seed, who was looking to employ the ...

Jun 09 2017

Kevin Durant bashed for taking 'easy route' to NBA Finals

The Cavs led with just over three minutes remaining before Golden State went on an 11-0 run to finish game three. "That's not our game". "We talked about it since the...